JEAN LEON GEROME – Fumeur égyptien au turban, c.1865
Sheet size: 175x265 mm
Image size: 110x85 mm
Edition: c.1500 – Signed in plate
Original etching by Jean-Léon Gérôme, signed in the plate (signature reversed). Printed on laid paper. As published by the Gazette des Beaux-Arts in 1868, before which there were only a few impressions on China paper. This was the first of only four original etchings by Gérôme. Refs: Béraldi 1; Sanchez & Seydoux 1868-2. Condition: Excellent.